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strike ballotnoun [C]

uk   us   HR, WORKPLACE
a situation in which workers vote, often secretly, on whether to strike or not: Union leaders will today reveal the results of a strike ballot.hold/call for a strike ballot Workers are due to hold a strike ballot in the New Year.
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